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Table 8.  Total expenditures for public elementary and secondary education and other related programs, by type of expenditure and state or jurisdiction: Fiscal year 2010
 
Expenditures [in thousands of dollars]
Capital outlay
State or jurisdiction Total expenditures   Current expenditures for public elementary/ secondary education1   Facilities acquisition and construction   Land and existing structures   Equipment   Other programs2   Interest on debt
United States3  $607,235,611 45 $525,497,8984 $45,628,6864 $3,267,3174 $6,754,8654 $8,407,708 45 $17,679,138
                           
Alabama  7,646,087 6,670,517 657,622 28,321 45,734 113,797 130,096
Alaska  2,363,392 2,084,019 185,912 21,966 23,811 7,912 39,772
Arizona  10,043,771 45 8,587,889 4 530,936 4 51,423 4 261,200 4 48,652 5 563,671
Arkansas  5,275,687 4 4,459,910 4 402,036 132,494 129,743 29,508 121,996
California  68,479,096 4 58,248,662 4 6,526,841 4 349,041 4 201,309 4 1,072,757 2,080,487
 
Colorado  8,970,879 7,429,302 718,398 139,118 160,325 52,867 470,869
Connecticut  9,932,181 45 8,853,337 4 624,334 4 53,409 4 106,733 4 146,451 5 147,916
Delaware  1,816,880 1,549,812 186,567 1,956 8,204 21,013 49,327
District of Columbia6  1,691,238 1,451,870 38,619 1,498 39,584 25,558 134,109
Florida  27,637,538 4 23,349,314 4 2,609,709 192,227 138,576 537,883 809,829
 
Georgia  17,851,273 4 15,730,409 4 1,632,427 50,478 129,384 33,018 275,556
Hawaii6  2,323,871 2,110,864 65,233 0 8,414 24,690 114,671
Idaho  2,275,076 4 1,961,857 4 194,706 22,104 32,577 3,903 59,930
Illinois  28,198,147 4 24,695,773 4 1,795,109 4 159,867 4 563,886 218,628 764,884
Indiana  11,351,074 4 9,921,243 4 497,102 179,022 276,380 146,116 331,211
 
Iowa  5,728,512 4,794,308 687,135 17,954 111,691 27,759 89,666
Kansas  5,327,427 4,731,676 218,953 19,878 155,015 4,713 197,192
Kentucky  7,097,739 6,091,814 582,239 17,292 159,552 85,885 160,957
Louisiana  8,358,506 4 7,393,452 4 660,332 65,078 67,931 52,208 119,506
Maine  2,618,800 4 2,356,312 4 142,050 1,485 41,761 27,756 49,437
 
Maryland  13,206,361 4 11,883,677 4 1,039,198 8,632 96,209 27,254 151,390
Massachusetts  15,112,344 4 14,067,276 4 471,935 246,213 9,844 56,806 260,270
Michigan  19,792,568 4 17,227,515 1,078,347 4 87,233 4 207,420 351,828 840,224
Minnesota  10,737,802 4 8,927,288 4 763,952 4 62,612 4 158,009 416,027 409,914
Mississippi  4,384,125 4 3,990,876 4 162,395 4 16,536 4 112,139 4 29,801 72,378
 
Missouri  10,402,883 4 8,923,448 4 715,437 4 12,451 215,295 209,724 326,529
Montana  1,640,014 1,498,252 77,737 7,736 30,166 10,567 15,556
Nebraska  3,674,796 4 3,247,970 228,447 4 18,521 4 103,170 4 2,918 4 73,771
Nevada  4,257,268 3,592,994 328,443 13,879 39,412 23,528 259,011
New Hampshire  2,760,682 4 2,576,956 83,935 4 13,237 4 34,113 7,821 44,621
 
New Jersey  26,157,669 24,261,392 951,323 28,700 111,454 177,598 627,202
New Mexico  3,792,958 3,217,328 544,547 9,964 16,716 4,288 114
New York  56,690,809 4 50,251,461 4 2,585,377 121,266 379,211 2,177,552 1,175,942
North Carolina  13,297,984 12,200,362 883,616 17,607 121,491 67,088 7,819
North Dakota  1,159,215 1,000,095 76,207 15,509 48,567 6,226 12,612
 
Ohio  23,262,091 19,801,670 2,033,429 78,110 399,293 423,021 526,568
Oklahoma  5,664,915 5,192,124 273,565 40,524 79,347 13,868 65,487
Oregon  6,288,121 5,401,667 530,989 12,219 30,539 23,440 289,267
Pennsylvania  26,520,058 22,733,518 1,896,708 18,433 335,543 563,076 972,779
Rhode Island  2,286,061 4 2,136,582 4 17,703 1,292 22,731 62,343 45,410
 
South Carolina  8,215,180 6,566,165 990,463 138,334 71,669 70,481 378,068
South Dakota  1,289,355 4 1,115,861 98,452 4 8,535 4 40,844 2,987 22,676
Tennessee  8,759,495 7,894,661 395,380 35,990 175,260 83,795 174,410
Texas  53,838,221 42,621,886 7,300,283 241,334 513,933 327,847 2,832,938
Utah  4,564,279 3,635,085 435,609 180,225 81,921 103,763 127,675
 
Vermont  1,555,316 1,463,792 31,460 572 33,078 11,351 15,064
Virginia  14,548,960 4 13,193,633 658,159 4 198,815 4 270,024 75,524 152,806
Washington  11,797,716 4 9,832,913 4 1,336,361 70,163 103,107 36,158 419,013
West Virginia  3,435,241 4 3,315,648 4 16,983 6,762 38,988 43,024 13,836
Wisconsin  11,470,336 9,918,809 388,202 33,527 168,442 308,740 652,617
Wyoming  1,685,613   1,334,655   277,783   17,778   45,118   8,190   2,090
Other jurisdictions 
American Samoa  76,796 4 70,305 4 2,408 0 1,999 2,084 0
Guam  244,248 4 235,784 4 0 2,606 2,677 0 3,181
Commonwealth of
   the Northern
   Mariana Islands 
66,240 4 62,210 4 302 0 1,194 2,534 0
Puerto Rico  3,924,882 4 3,464,044 4 305,452 5 10,000 69,264 4 71,026 5,096
U.S. Virgin Islands  224,580 4 218,734 4 2,267 4 194 4 124 4 3,261   0
1 Current expenditures include instruction, instruction-related, support services, and other elementary/secondary current expenditures, but exclude expenditures on capital outlay, other programs, and interest on long-term debt.
2 Other program expenditures include expenditures for community services, adult education, community colleges, private schools, and other programs that are not part of public mentary and secondary education.
3 U.S. totals include the 50 states and the District of Columbia.
4 Value affected by redistribution of reported values to correct for missing data items, and/or to distribute state direct support expenditures.
5 Value contains imputation for missing data.
6 Both the District of Columbia and Hawaii have only one school district each; therefore, neither is comparable to other states.
NOTE: Detail may not sum to totals because of rounding.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Common Core of Data (CCD), "National Public Education Financial Survey (NPEFS)," fiscal year 2010, provisional Version 1a.


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